SHOWS HOW A BOY LEADS A MORE MEANINGFUL LIFE IF HE HAS WORTHWHILE INTERESTS, AN INQUIRING MIND & A DESIRE TO LEARN. Includes a shot of US Air Force Supersonic jet bomber XB-70 being rolled out of hangar. Also shots of passenger jets at airports, and airport activity. Los Angeles Airport. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Film about farmers getting produce and vegetable to market. 01:40:02:09 VS corn stalks, CU corn on stalk; CU crate of white onions; CU crate of sweet potatoes; CU crate of peaches. VS women in field picking tomatoes; CU woman picking tomatoes; man in field picking tomatoes, yellow flowers also in field, CU dirty disembodied hands place tomatoes into bucket full of red tomatoes. 01:41:22:00 VS men lifting crates of tomatoes labeled Kern’s Catsup Los Angeles onto truck; pan over dozens of open... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
ACTUAL HAPPENINGS AT THE GARMAN'S FARM WHERE A TERRIBLE FIRE, WHICH BURNED 50 HOMES, WAS STOPPED AT THEIR DOOR. THE MOST IMPORTANT LESSON IN THE FILM IS THE WAY IN WHICH EACH OF THE GARMAN CHILDREN RISES TO THE EMERGENCY, AND DOES HIS PART. Filmed in and around the Chatsworth fire of 1947 in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, at a time when many parts of the San Fernando Valley were still farming communities. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
SHOWS HOW AN 11-YEAR OLD BOY & HIS BROTHERS SHARE EACH OTHER'S INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES. SHOWS PROJECTS SUCH AS BUILDING A TREE HOUSE, BAKING COOKIES & COLORING EASTER EGGS. SUGGESTS THE CHARACTER BUILDING VALUE OF CREATING & DOING A JOB WELL.
SHOWS HOW THE PILOT GUIDES A SHIP THROUGH BAYS & CHANNELS, DIRECTING MEN IN THE PILOT HOUSE & ENGINE ROOM, IN THE TUGBOATS & ON DOCKS. GIVES DETAILS ON NAVIGATING INSTRUMENTS & SAFETY. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Shows how family members work and play together on a small goat ranch. Family relationships, responsibilities and cooperation are emphasized. 00:34 Man and young woman feed goats 01:07 Turkeys and ducks 01:20 Children hang wash on line to dry. Carry laundry basket 02:05 Boy pats horse on nose 02:07 Teen girl saddles horse 02:35 Young woman on horse does fancy riding. horse rears up hind legs. 03:01 Small children watch and laugh 03:03 Horse counts with hoof 03:22 Cowgirl on horse rides away... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Multicultural parable showing the similarities between six California families, each of whom adopts a Scottie puppy. Produced and directed by Emily Benton Frith. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Animals: Dogs, Race relations, California: Multiculturalism
Frith Films presents, Builders Of The Broad Highway, Part 2. Produced and Photographed by Emily Benton Firth, Commentator Don McNamara. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Motion Pictures: Sponsored, Sustainability, Infrastructure: Roads and Highways, Occupations:...
Frith Films presents, Builders Of The Broad Highway, Part 1. Produced and Photographed by Emily Benton Firth, Commentator Don McNamara. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Motion Pictures: Sponsored, Sustainability, Infrastructure: Roads and Highways, Occupations:...
Fire safety film filmed in and around the Chatsworth fire of 1947 in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, at a time when many parts of the Valley were still farming communities. The film takes the point of view of a child whose family farm is threatened by the fire. Director: Emily Benton Frith. Narrator: Don McNamara. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Fires and firefighting, Safety: Fire, California: Los Angeles: History